Achraf Hakimi: The €40 Million Bargain

Much of the talk about big money purchases this summer has mainly revolved around Premier League clubs. Deals for Kai Havertz and Thiago Alcantara are widely perceived as coveted captures, as they (and others) have drastically improved the quality of the Premier League. However, in the midst of the chaos in the covid-impacted transfer window, […]

Cengiz Ünder: Rodgers’ Newest Weapon

After three years in Rome, Cengiz Ünder has traded the Italian capital for Leicester and the project Brendan Rodgers is currently in charge of. With the Turkish-international’s profile (a right-footed left-winger) matching a previous star for the Foxes, the comparisons have already begun between the two players – with Ünder yet to even kick a […]

Timothy Castagne: An Instant Impact

The signing of Timothy Castagne has been Leicester City’s sole investment in the window, thus far, and an exciting one at that, with an excellent goal on his debut. Putting aside all the other transfer rumours, let’s dissect the Belgian-international’s rise to prominence in the Italian Serie A, whilst outlining his most probable role under […]

Everton’s Expectation-Altering Transfer Window

For as long as we can remember, Everton have lived in Liverpool’s shadow, lingering just outside the top-six. By hiring Carlo Ancelotti back in December 2019, the club made a clear statement of intent. They needed a project. Since then, Ancelotti has had a major positive impact on the club. Having now settled at Everton, […]

A Dive into Brentford’s “Moneyball” Approach to Football

Brentford F.C. have become somewhat famous in recent years due to their owner Matthew Benham’s moneyball approach in the transfer market. Having made his money from sports betting, Benham initially made waves in 2015, when he sacked his manager Mark Warburton, just after the club gained promotion to the Championship. Ever since then, however, Brentford […]

What’s Next for Thiago Alcantara?

Thiago Alcantara is on top of the world. Fresh off a Treble-winning season with Bayern Munich, the Spanish midfielder seems to have decided his time with the Bavarian giants has come to an end. Rumors of a move to the Premier League have Football Twitter buzzing about potential landing spots, namely Liverpool. Sudden Recognition The […]

Top Bins Predicts: Premier League Matchweek 30+

THE PREM IS BAAAAAACK!!! Fans rejoice as the 100 day wait is over. The coronavirus pandemic has spoiled an otherwise brilliant season in England’s top flight, yet the restart has somehow given us new excitement to look forward to. With 9 matches remaining, most teams have everything to play for. European places are up for […]

Chelsea Could Set the Pace in COVID Transfer Window

Lampard’s Chelsea have reportedly agreed personal terms with RB Leipzig’s Timo Werner, and are set to trigger his £49m release clause before it expires on June 15th. Werner has been linked with Liverpool all of 2020, so this news must come as a shock to most football fans. In light of these rumors, one might […]

The Modern-Day Example: Sergio Ramos, El Capitán

The past two seasons have been defined by Liverpool’s dominance, as they won the Champions League in 2019 and were on course to win the Premier League by a landslide this year. Their hegemony has resulted in world admiration for Dutch center-half Virgil Van Dijk, who has seemingly racked up all possible personal accolades for […]

Top Bins Predicts: Bundesliga Matchday 27 Prediction

The fans may not be back yet, but football is. Matchday 26 gave us a small taste of what is soon to come from leagues around Europe once they return, but for now, the Bundesliga is back again this weekend. Bayern and Dortmund dominated last week, while Gladbach and Leverkusen gave us attacking spectacles. This […]